I've got a bite...
Owner of Gopher Plantation, Bennie Overstreet and his wife Sandy Overstreet had a great time on Mother's Day fishing at Tiger Lake. Tiger Lake is one of several fishing holes around the Gopher Plantation. If you would like more details about our fishing, feel free to contact us
Keegan Caves,and his sister, Kaci, chose to run dogs Sat. a.m. over spot and stalk on Gopher Plantation. Keegan has leukemia and has gone through a bone marrow transplant. This is one tough young man. After a 2 hour race that crossed the river twice, the dogs sat " Big Mama" down on the shallows across the river, and they got to see the finale! Keegan, Kaci,we were honored to put on the show for you.
Join Us This Turket Season!
Book a hunt today for the opportunity to bag an incredible Eastern Wild Turkey this Spring!
Check out some of the trophies taken last Spring here!
Kaleb Wade with his First Buck!
Kaleb Wade killed this deer Saturday morning, October 27, 2012, at The Gopher Plantation. This was Kaleb's first buck and he was hunting with his father, Kevin Wade. Kaleb made a 155 yard heart shot on the buck with a 30-06. The buck gross scores 143 inches, sports a 18.5 inch spread and 23 inch beams! This is one of the many impressive bucks already taken this year at the Gopher Plantation!
2nd Annual South Georgia Expo Coming to Douglas, Georgia
The 2nd Annual South Georgia Outdoor Expo Event will be held August 23-25, 2012, at Central Square
Complex in Douglas, Georgia. The Kick-off event for the Expo will be the Wild Game Supper on
Thursday, August 23, at 6:30 P.M. The meal will be served at the C.E. Weir Center next door to the
Central Square Complex. The guest speaker at the Wild Game Supper will be Mark Williams, Georgia
DNR Commissioner. The Gopher Plantation will be catering the meal! Join us for a taste of the Wild!
We will be having fried quail, smoked wild boar, venison casserole, wild hog sausage with peppers and
onions, baked beans, wild rice and a variety of cakes and pies. Event partners are Georgia Hunting &
Fishing Federation and National Wild Turkey Federation. Tickets to the Supper are $15.00.
The Expo will be held on Friday August 24, 2012 from 1:00 P.M. until 7:00 P.M. and Saturday August 25,
2012 from 9:00 A.M. until 5:00 P.M. at Central Square Complex in Douglas, Georgia. A 1-day pass is $5
and a 2-day pass is $8. Children 12 and under are allowed in free.
The Gopher Plantation will be an Exhibitor at the Expo. Our booth will display deer and hog mounts
taken at The Gopher Plantation. We will also be playing videos of hunts from The Gopher Plantation.
Come by and visit our guides. They love to talk hunting and fishing!
There will also be a Backyard BBQ Contest at the Expo on Saturday, August 25, 2012. Chicken, Ribs and
For additional information concerning the events, booths, celebrity appearances and Backyard BBQ
Contest go to the City of Douglas webpage at www.cityofdouglas.com/outdoorexpo.
The guides and cooks from The Gopher Plantation look forward to seeing you there!!!